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Group of 3 Hird Monuments Approximately 3 Metres South East of Chancel of Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Rawdon, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8492 / 53°50'57"N

Longitude: -1.6658 / 1°39'56"W

OS Eastings: 422086

OS Northings: 439268

OS Grid: SE220392

Mapcode National: GBR JRTX.5X

Mapcode Global: WHC94.DH0Z

Entry Name: Group of 3 Hird Monuments Approximately 3 Metres South East of Chancel of Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342284

Location: Leeds, LS19

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Rawdon

Built-Up Area: Yeadon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rawdon St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 23 NW LS 19 (north side)
10B/23 Group of 3
Hird monuments
approx. 3 metres
south-east of
chancel of
Church of St. Peter

Group of 3 monuments. Mid C18. Sandstone. In row from north to south as

(i) Slab: Jane, wife of John Hird (d.1750), and the said John Hird
(d.1751); good lettering, raised and decorated dates in sunk panels.

(ii) Slab: John Hird (d.1775); decorated arched surround with shouldered
head and scallop keystone, elaborately carved winged angel heads in
in spandrels, ex situ (placed on another slab).

(iii) Slab: John Hird, 2nd son of John Hird (d.January 1753) and
John Hird, 3rd son of John Hird (d.August 1753); elegant lettering,
raised and decorated dates in sunk panels.

Listing NGR: SE2208639268

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